THE GOLDEN DWARF: A SENSATIONAL ROMANCE OF TO-DAY. London: Jarrold & Sons, 1903. Octavo, pp. [1-5] 6  8-312 [313-320: ads], title page printed in red and black, original pictorial bevel-edged black cloth, front and spine panels stamped in red and gold, t.e.g., other edges untrimmed. First edition. Science fiction mystery thriller in which scientist conducts experiments on imprisoned young children in attempt to create human dwarfs and giants. Not in Bleiler (1948; 1978) or Reginald (1979; 1992). Hubin (1994), p. 740. Binding extremities rubbed, white enamel lettering on spine panel partially perished, several library stamps on title leaf and last leaf of text, inner hinges cracked, still a sound reading copy. (#148825).
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